Gap disturbance dynamics in virgin forest Lom
Keywords:virgin forest Lom, gap, canopy
Virgin forests are known as self-sufficient natural systems which provide diverse structures and microhabitats. Natural patterns of virgin forest self-regeneration proved to be reliable indicators for planning silvicultural activities. We experimentally examined six gaps in the Piceo-Abieti-Fagetum virgin forest “Lom” that is located in the north-western part of the Republic of Srpska in order to determine the causes of gap creation and to evaluate the influence of created gaps on forest dynamics.
Copyright (c) 2012 Zoran Govedar, Vojislav Dukić, Danijela Petrović, Srđan Keren
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